Best Collection Of TV Shows About Folklore

Here, are the list of best folklore shows as below: 暴太郎戦隊ドンブラザーズ, Cidade Invisível, 구미호뎐 못다한 이야기, 구미호뎐, 妖怪シェアハウス, Danzas Vivas, Ragnarok, Too Old to Die Young, さらざんまい, Victor and Valentino, American Gods, Killing Bigfoot, 亜人ちゃんは語りたい, JKは雪女, American Super\Natural, Japanology Plus, 鬼灯の冷徹, Sleepy Hollow, 闇芝居, America: Facts vs. Fiction, ゴシック, Dragons et Princesses, オオカミさんと七人の仲間たち, おおかみかくし, Merlin, Litoral, 전설의 고향, 夏目友人帳, ひぐらしのなく頃に, 怪~ayakashi~ Japanese Classic Horror, .


TV Shows About Folklore

暴太郎戦隊ドンブラザーズ (2022)

暴太郎戦隊ドンブラザーズ TV Shows About Folklore
Genre: Action & Adventure  Drama  Sci-Fi & Fantasy 
Release Year: 2022
Current Status: Returning Series
Country: Japan
Total Seasons / Episodes: 1 / 30
  10.0
  2


Story Line Of 暴太郎戦隊ドンブラザーズ:

21 years ago, a baby arrived on earth inside of a peach. Today, five warriors based on the legend of Momotarō fight enemies that are inhabiting humans, invisible to the naked eye. Together they fight to take back gears based on previous Super Sentai.

OTT Platforms for 暴太郎戦隊ドンブラザーズ are Amazon Prime Video


Cidade Invisível (2021)

Cidade Invisível TV Shows About Folklore
Genre: Mystery  Drama  Sci-Fi & Fantasy 
Release Year: 2021
Current Status: Returning Series
Country: Brazil
Total Seasons / Episodes: 1 / 7
  7.061
  278


Story Line Of Cidade Invisível:

An environmental police officer uncovers a hidden world of mythological entities from Brazilian folklore when he finds a connection between the mysterious appearance of a dead river dolphin on a Rio de Janeiro beach and the death of his beloved wife.

OTT Platforms for Cidade Invisível are Netflix, Looke, Looke Amazon Channel, and Netflix basic with Ads


구미호뎐 못다한 이야기 (2020)

구미호뎐 못다한 이야기 TV Shows About Folklore
Genre: Sci-Fi & Fantasy  Drama 
Release Year: 2020
Current Status: Ended
Country: Korea, Republic of
Total Seasons / Episodes: 1 / 3
  8.0
  1


Story Line Of 구미호뎐 못다한 이야기:

This three episode spinoff will tell the story of Lee Rang and Ki Yoo Ri before and during the events of "Tale of the Nine-Tailed."


구미호뎐 (2020)

구미호뎐 TV Shows About Folklore
Genre: Sci-Fi & Fantasy  Drama  Mystery 
Release Year: 2020
Current Status: Ended
Country: Korea, Republic of
Total Seasons / Episodes: 1 / 16
  8.5
  311


Story Line Of 구미호뎐:

A nine-tailed fox settles down in the city. A female television PD chases after the nine-tailed fox.


妖怪シェアハウス (2020)

妖怪シェアハウス TV Shows About Folklore
Genre: Comedy  Drama  Sci-Fi & Fantasy 
Release Year: 2020
Current Status: Ended
Country: Japan
Total Seasons / Episodes: 1 / 8
  7.0
  3


Story Line Of 妖怪シェアハウス:

Mio Meguro is a timid person. She is afraid of being hated by others, and this causes her to refrain from saying what she really wants to say. She doesn't have any specific things she wants to do. She got a job and eventually dated a man from her workplace. Mio Meguro wanted to marry the man, but he turns out to be a bad guy. Because of him, she becomes penniless and unemployed. Her life descends into a bottomless pit. Mio Meguro then happens to get a sharehouse, where the mysterious creatures known as yōkai live. The yōkai try to solve her problems in radical ways.

OTT Platforms for 妖怪シェアハウス are Amazon Prime Video, U-NEXT


Danzas Vivas (2020)

Danzas Vivas TV Shows About Folklore
Genre: Documentary 
Release Year: 2020
Current Status: Returning Series
Country: Argentina
Total Seasons / Episodes: 1 / 8
  0.0
  0


Story Line Of Danzas Vivas:

Around the province of Córdoba and surrounding areas, Emiliano Zerbini will inquire about the value of keeping the native dances alive.


Ragnarok (2020)

Ragnarok TV Shows About Folklore
Genre: Sci-Fi & Fantasy  Drama  Mystery 
Release Year: 2020
Current Status: Returning Series
Country: Norway
Total Seasons / Episodes: 2 / 12
  8.0
  785


Story Line Of Ragnarok:

A small Norwegian town experiencing warm winters and violent downpours seems to be headed for another Ragnarök -- unless someone intervenes in time.

OTT Platforms for Ragnarok are Netflix


Too Old to Die Young (2019)

Too Old to Die Young TV Shows About Folklore
Genre: Drama  Crime 
Release Year: 2019
Current Status: Ended
Country: United States
Total Seasons / Episodes: 1 / 10
  7.7
  51


Story Line Of Too Old to Die Young:

The numb existences of Martin Jones, a police officer with secrets to hide, and Jesus, a traumatized avenging son, collide in a ghostly Los Angeles where several ruthless criminal gangs fight for their turf and dictate who lives and who dies.

OTT Platforms for Too Old to Die Young are Amazon Prime Video


さらざんまい (2019)

さらざんまい TV Shows About Folklore
Genre: Animation  Action & Adventure  Comedy  Sci-Fi & Fantasy 
Release Year: 2019
Current Status: Ended
Country: Japan
Total Seasons / Episodes: 1 / 11
  7.5
  13


Story Line Of さらざんまい:

After accidentally breaking a statue of the guardian god of the Asakusa district, middle school students Kazuki, Toi and Enta are transformed into kappas -creatures from japanese folklore- by Keppi, self-proclaimed prince of the Kappa Kingdom. If they want to regain their human form, they must collect the five Dishes of Hope for him, which fulfill the wishes of whoever possesses them. To do so, they will fight against the kappa-zombies and extract their "shirikodama", the mythical organ containing humans' deepest desires. Two policemen, Reo and Mabu, are the ones behind this evil scheme, turning humans into zombies as agents of the Otter Empire, enemy of the Kappa Kingdom since ancient times. In the guise of "Kappazon, Inc.", they control society by manipulating the desires of the masses for their own goals. To succeed in their mission, the boys must be connected through the "Sarazanmai", revealing their most intimate secrets in the process...


Victor and Valentino (2019)

Victor and Valentino TV Shows About Folklore
Genre: Animation  Action & Adventure  Comedy  Mystery 
Release Year: 2019
Current Status: Ended
Country: United States
Total Seasons / Episodes: 3 / 113
  7.4
  6


Story Line Of Victor and Valentino:

Two half-brothers spend a summer with their grandma in Monte Macabre, a small and mysterious town, where the myths and legends of Latin American folklore come to life.

OTT Platforms for Victor and Valentino are fuboTV, Cartoon Network Amazon Video, Google Play Movies, and Vudu.


American Gods (2017)

American Gods TV Shows About Folklore
Genre: Drama  Mystery  Sci-Fi & Fantasy 
Release Year: 2017
Current Status: Canceled
Country: United States
Total Seasons / Episodes: 3 / 26
  7.1
  1228


Story Line Of American Gods:

An ex-con becomes the traveling partner of a conman who turns out to be one of the older gods trying to recruit troops to battle the upstart deities. Based on Neil Gaiman's fantasy novel.

OTT Platforms for American Gods are Starz Play Amazon Channel, Starz Roku Premium Channel, DIRECTV, and Spectrum On Demand Apple iTunes, Google Play Movies, Amazon Video, Vudu, Microsoft Store, and Redbox.


Killing Bigfoot (2017)

Killing Bigfoot TV Shows About Folklore
Genre: Documentary 
Release Year: 2017
Current Status: Returning Series
Country: United States
Total Seasons / Episodes: 1 / 6
  1.4
  6


Story Line Of Killing Bigfoot:

Under Bobby Hamilton and Jim Lansdale's leadership, the Gulf Coast Bigfoot Research Organization (GCBRO) is on a mission to help families terrorized by Bigfoot and prove once and for all that the fabled creature exists by killing one specimen - and providing a body of definitive scientific proof.

OTT Platforms for Killing Bigfoot are fuboTV Apple iTunes, Google Play Movies, Amazon Video, and Vudu.


亜人ちゃんは語りたい (2017)

亜人ちゃんは語りたい TV Shows About Folklore
Genre: Animation  Comedy  Sci-Fi & Fantasy 
Release Year: 2017
Current Status: Ended
Country: Japan
Total Seasons / Episodes: 1 / 12
  7.5
  22


Story Line Of 亜人ちゃんは語りたい:

The story takes place in an age where "Ajin" (demi-human), more casually known as "Demi," have slowly started to become accepted into human society. Tetsuo Takahashi is a biology teacher who ends up teaching three such Demi, hoping to understand more about them while also managing to catch their attention.

OTT Platforms for 亜人ちゃんは語りたい are Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, and U-NEXT


JKは雪女 (2015)

JKは雪女 TV Shows About Folklore
Genre: Comedy 
Release Year: 2015
Current Status: Ended
Country: Japan
Total Seasons / Episodes: 1 / 4
  6.8
  2


Story Line Of JKは雪女:

A love story between Snow Women sisters and a male high school student.


American Super\Natural (2014)

American Super\Natural TV Shows About Folklore
Genre: Documentary 
Release Year: 2014
Current Status: Ended
Country: United States
Total Seasons / Episodes: 1 / 8
  8.0
  1


Story Line Of American Super\Natural:

Small town Americana has been haunted for hundreds of years by monsters that weather created and folklore fostered.


Japanology Plus (2014)

Japanology Plus TV Shows About Folklore
Genre: Documentary 
Release Year: 2014
Current Status: Returning Series
Country: Japan
Total Seasons / Episodes: 5 / 276
  8.5
  2


Story Line Of Japanology Plus:

Host Peter Barakan delves into various aspects of Japanese culture; exploring practices, history, and modern innovations in such areas as ramen, rice, sushi, geisha, bonsai, and so much more. Local experts discuss their passions at fascinating length, and American Japanophile Matt Alt experiences the food, practices, and cultures in each episode in depth. Viewers will finish each half hour episode with a new understanding of an area of Japanese life through demonstrative videos and explanations, all delivered respectfully and true to the Japanese way of life.


鬼灯の冷徹 (2014)

鬼灯の冷徹 TV Shows About Folklore
Genre: Sci-Fi & Fantasy  Animation  Comedy 
Release Year: 2014
Current Status: Ended
Country: Japan
Total Seasons / Episodes: 2 / 39
  6.7
  15


Story Line Of 鬼灯の冷徹:

Hōzuki is the aide to the great king of Hell, King Enma. Calm and super-sadistic, Hōzuki tries to resolve the various problems in Hell, including a rampaging Momotarō and his companions. However, he also likes spending his free time on his hobbies, such as fawning over cute animals and raising "Goldfish Flowers."

OTT Platforms for 鬼灯の冷徹 are Netflix


Sleepy Hollow (2013)

Sleepy Hollow TV Shows About Folklore
Genre: Drama  Mystery  Sci-Fi & Fantasy 
Release Year: 2013
Current Status: Canceled
Country: United States
Total Seasons / Episodes: 4 / 62
  7.4
  780


Story Line Of Sleepy Hollow:

Ichabod Crane is resurrected and pulled two and a half centuries through time to unravel a mystery that dates all the way back to the founding fathers.

OTT Platforms for Sleepy Hollow are Hulu Apple iTunes, Google Play Movies, Amazon Video, Vudu, and Microsoft Store.


闇芝居 (2013)

闇芝居 TV Shows About Folklore
Genre: Animation 
Release Year: 2013
Current Status: Returning Series
Country: Japan
Total Seasons / Episodes: 10 / 130
  7.0
  18


Story Line Of 闇芝居:

Yamishibai is a picture-story style of animation whose motif is surrounded and based off the rumors, and urban legends throughout the history of Japan.

OTT Platforms for 闇芝居 are Hulu


America: Facts vs. Fiction (2013)

America: Facts vs. Fiction TV Shows About Folklore
Genre: Documentary 
Release Year: 2013
Current Status: Returning Series
Country: None
Total Seasons / Episodes: 5 / 54
  5.2
  2


Story Line Of America: Facts vs. Fiction:

History as we generally know it is full of holes or half-truths, and a mother lode of juicy details have been lost, distorted, covered up or simply ignored along the way. Former Naval officer and actor Jamie Kaler is on a mission to set the record straight on the most familiar and beloved stories from our nation's and military's past, filling in the blanks, debunking the occasional myth, and exploring why we sometimes get our own history, well, slightly wrong


ゴシック (2011)

ゴシック TV Shows About Folklore
Genre: Animation  Drama  Mystery 
Release Year: 2011
Current Status: Ended
Country: Japan
Total Seasons / Episodes: 1 / 24
  8.2
  15


Story Line Of ゴシック:

Set in a fictional European country in 1924, a Japanese exchange student meets a mysterious, brilliant girl who only leaves the library to sleep. Her brother, a detective, relies on her exceptional mind to solve difficult mysteries.


Dragons et Princesses (2010)

Dragons et Princesses TV Shows About Folklore
Genre: Animation  Family 
Release Year: 2010
Current Status: Ended
Country: France
Total Seasons / Episodes: 1 / 10
  7.0
  2


Story Line Of Dragons et Princesses:

Dragons and Princesses is a 2010 French computer animation television program written, storyboarded and directed by Michel Ocelot and produced at Studio O for Canal+. It is a fairy tale anthology series of ten further 13-minute episodes in the format established in Ciné si. Five of the episodes are edited, with a feature-exclusive sixth, into the 2011 stereoscopic compilation movie Tales of the Night.

OTT Platforms for Dragons et Princesses are Canal+ Apple iTunes.


オオカミさんと七人の仲間たち (2010)

オオカミさんと七人の仲間たち TV Shows About Folklore
Genre: Animation  Comedy 
Release Year: 2010
Current Status: Ended
Country: Japan
Total Seasons / Episodes: 1 / 12
  5.0
  9


Story Line Of オオカミさんと七人の仲間たち:

Ryōko Ōkami is a spunky high school girl who is a member of a "fixer" club called the Otogi High School Bank. She fixes the school's problems with her partner Ringo Akai ("Akazukin-chan").


おおかみかくし (2010)

おおかみかくし TV Shows About Folklore
Genre: Animation  Action & Adventure  Mystery 
Release Year: 2010
Current Status: Ended
Country: Japan
Total Seasons / Episodes: 1 / 12
  8.0
  1


Story Line Of おおかみかくし:

Kuzumi Hiroshi moves with his crippled sister and his father to the remote city of Jouga, which is famous for its hassaku citrus and the rumors that a species of enormous wolves once lived in the area. While some of the residents are more than friendly, when people begin to vanish suddenly, it becomes apparent that something sinister is afoot...


Merlin (2008)

Merlin TV Shows About Folklore
Genre: Action & Adventure  Drama  Sci-Fi & Fantasy 
Release Year: 2008
Current Status: Ended
Country: United Kingdom
Total Seasons / Episodes: 5 / 65
  7.9
  619


Story Line Of Merlin:

The unlikely friendship between Merlin, a young man gifted with extraordinary magical powers, and Prince Arthur, heir to the crown of Camelot.

OTT Platforms for Merlin are Netflix, Sky Go, and Virgin TV Go Apple iTunes, Google Play Movies, and Amazon Video.


Litoral (2008)

Litoral TV Shows About Folklore
Genre: Drama  Sci-Fi & Fantasy 
Release Year: 2008
Current Status: Ended
Country: Chile
Total Seasons / Episodes: 1 / 4
  0.0
  0


Story Line Of Litoral:

Series based on tales of sailors, fishermen and people from the coasts and islands of Chile. The episodes revolve around a ghost ship called "Lucerna", where the living are indistinguishable from the dead.


전설의 고향 (2008)

전설의 고향 TV Shows About Folklore
Genre: Drama 
Release Year: 2008
Current Status: Ended
Country: Korea, Republic of
Total Seasons / Episodes: 1 / 8
  8.2
  3


Story Line Of 전설의 고향:

A series of 8 one-act dramas. It is the continuation of a classic series of ghost stories which aired first on KBS between 1977 and 1989 and later between 1996 and 1999. This marks the return of the series after nine years.

OTT Platforms for 전설의 고향 are wavve, Watcha Naver Store.


夏目友人帳 (2008)

夏目友人帳 TV Shows About Folklore
Genre: Animation  Comedy  Drama  Mystery 
Release Year: 2008
Current Status: Ended
Country: Japan
Total Seasons / Episodes: 6 / 76
  8.3
  33


Story Line Of 夏目友人帳:

Natsume Takashi has the ability to see spirits, which he has long kept secret. However, once he inherits a strange book that belonged to his deceased grandmother, Reiko, he discovers the reason why spirits surround him.

OTT Platforms for 夏目友人帳 are Netflix


ひぐらしのなく頃に (2006)

ひぐらしのなく頃に TV Shows About Folklore
Genre: Animation  Drama  Mystery 
Release Year: 2006
Current Status: Ended
Country: Japan
Total Seasons / Episodes: 3 / 55
  7.9
  139


Story Line Of ひぐらしのなく頃に:

After moving into the quiet town of Hinamizawa, Maebara Keiichi spends his days blissfully in school often playing games with his local friends. However, appearances can be deceiving. One fateful day, Keiichi stumbles upon news of a murder that had occurred in Hinamizawa. From this point on, horrific events unfold in front of Keiichi, as he soon learns his close friends may not be all that they seem. Based on the amateur mystery game by 07th Expansion, the story is told in a series of different scenarios.

OTT Platforms for ひぐらしのなく頃に are Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, and U-NEXT


怪~ayakashi~ Japanese Classic Horror (2006)

怪~ayakashi~ Japanese Classic Horror TV Shows About Folklore
Genre: Animation  Mystery  Sci-Fi & Fantasy 
Release Year: 2006
Current Status: Ended
Country: Japan
Total Seasons / Episodes: 1 / 11
  7.0
  3


Story Line Of 怪~ayakashi~ Japanese Classic Horror:

A collection of three classic Japanese horror stories: "Yotsuya Ghost Story", the story of a wife betrayed by her husband who seeks vengeance even in death. "The Legend of Tenshu", the story of forbidden love between a goddess and a human, and "Bakeneko", the story of a mysterious cat monster with a vendetta against a certain family.